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How to buy Heron Therapeutics (HRTX) stock

Learn how to easily invest in Heron Therapeutics stock.

Heron Therapeutics, Inc
NASDAQ: HRTX - USD
BIOTECHNOLOGY
$12.35
+$0.11 (+0.90%)

Heron Therapeutics, Inc is a biotechnology business based in the US. Heron Therapeutics shares (HRTX) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Heron Therapeutics employs 223 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Heron Therapeutics stock price (NASDAQ: HRTX)

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Heron Therapeutics shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-23.
Latest market close$13.27
52-week range$12.28 - $22.40
50-day moving average $14.59
200-day moving average $16.53
Wall St. target price$34.25
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.56

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Heron Therapeutics price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $13.27 from 2021-05-28

1 week (2021-07-17) N/A
1 month (2021-06-28) -17.58%
3 months (2021-04-28) -27.88%
6 months (2021-01-24) N/A
1 year (2020-07-24) N/A
2 years (2019-07-24) N/A
3 years (2018-07-24) N/A
5 years (2016-07-24) N/A

Heron Therapeutics financials

Revenue TTM $83.3 million
Gross profit TTM $-120,884,000
Return on assets TTM -35.12%
Return on equity TTM -81.29%
Profit margin -274.23%
Book value $2.15
Market capitalisation $1.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Heron Therapeutics shares

There are currently 23.7 million Heron Therapeutics shares held short by investors – that's known as Heron Therapeutics's "short interest". This figure is 1.4% down from 24.0 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Heron Therapeutics shares can be evaluated.

Heron Therapeutics's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Heron Therapeutics's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Heron Therapeutics shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Heron Therapeutics shares traded daily (recently around 1.4 million). Heron Therapeutics's SIR currently stands at 17.31. In other words for every 100,000 Heron Therapeutics shares traded daily on the market, roughly 17310 shares are currently held short.

However Heron Therapeutics's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Heron Therapeutics shares, or, against the total number of tradable Heron Therapeutics shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Heron Therapeutics's short interest could be expressed as 0.23% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Heron Therapeutics shares in existence, roughly 230 shares are currently held short) or 0.2635% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Heron Therapeutics shares, roughly 264 shares are currently held short).

A SIR above 10% would generally be considered pretty high, pointing to a potentially pessimistic outlook for the share price and a discouraging interest in betting against Heron Therapeutics.

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Heron Therapeutics share dividends

We're not expecting Heron Therapeutics to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Heron Therapeutics's shares ever split?

Heron Therapeutics's shares were split on a 1:20 basis on 12 January 2014. So if you had owned 20 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Heron Therapeutics shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 1900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Heron Therapeutics shares which in turn could have impacted Heron Therapeutics's share price.

Heron Therapeutics share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Heron Therapeutics's shares have ranged in value from as little as $12.28 up to $22.4. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

HRTX.US volatility(beta: 1.38)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Heron Therapeutics's is 1.3808. This would suggest that Heron Therapeutics's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Heron Therapeutics overview

Heron Therapeutics, Inc. , a biotechnology company, engages in developing treatments to address unmet medical needs. The company's product candidates utilize its proprietary Biochronomer, a drug delivery technology, which delivers therapeutic levels of a range of short-acting pharmacological agents over a period from days to weeks with a single administration. It offers SUSTOL (granisetron), an extended-release injection for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with moderately emetogenic chemotherapy, or anthracycline and cyclophosphamide combination chemotherapy regimens; and CINVANTI, an intravenous formulation of aprepitant, a substance P/neurokinin-1 receptor antagonist for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy, as well as nausea and vomiting associated with moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy. The company is also developing HTX-011, an investigational, dual-acting, and fixed-dose combination of the local anesthetic bupivacaine with a low dose of the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug meloxicam, which is in Phase III clinical trials for pain management; and HTX-034, which is in Phase Ib/II clinical trials for postoperative pain management. The company was formerly known as A. P.

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Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Heron Therapeutics is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.135% of Heron Therapeutics shares are held by insiders and 91.574% by institutions.
How many people work for Heron Therapeutics?
Latest data suggests 223 work at Heron Therapeutics.
When does the fiscal year end for Heron Therapeutics?
Heron Therapeutics's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Heron Therapeutics based?
Heron Therapeutics's address is: 4242 Campus Point Court, San Diego, CA, United States, 92121
What is Heron Therapeutics's ISIN number?
Heron Therapeutics's international securities identification number is: US4277461020
What is Heron Therapeutics's CUSIP number?
Heron Therapeutics's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 00202J104

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